Univeristy of Oregon

2017-2018 University of Oregon Diversity Excellence Scholarship

 
  Incoming Freshmen Continuing / Transfer Graduate / Law
Application deadline January 15
Admission Application deadline January 15
FAFSA Requirement Yes, file by February 1
Award amount $6500 per year $9,000 per year
GPA minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA
Letter of recommendation required? Yes, must be received by January 27
Transcript submission required? Yes, submit to UO Admissions Office by January 27 Continuing: No
Transfer: Yes, submit to UO Admissions Office by January 27
Continuing UO: No
Other college: Yes, submit to UO Admissions Office by January 27
Renewable? Yes, up to 4 years Yes, length of renewal dependent on class standing Yes, length of renewal dependent on program length
Required minimum criteria US Citizen or permanent resident
Meet standard admission requirements Transfer students must meet standard admission requirements Incoming students must meet standard admission requirements
Continuing UO students must be in good academic standing
Other selection criteria
  • Past academic performance
  • Participation in campus or community activities
  • Racial/ethnic background
  • Financial need as determined by the FAFSA
  • First generation of the family to attend college
  • Residency: preference given to Oregon residents
Number of awards given annually Approximately 70 Approximately 45 Approximately 10
Notification of winners Early April Mid-May

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